Manage all aspects of the town’s finances in an open, accountable and timely manner in accordance with general auditing standards and the general statutes of the state of North Carolina.

The Finance Department is responsible for preparing and administering the town’s budget. Tasks include:

  • Issuing business licenses
  • Overseeing the billing and collection of utility bills
  • Collecting prepared food and beverage tax funds
  • Collecting fire inspection and permit fees
  • Handling accounts receivable and payable
  • Handling purchase orders and requisitions
  • Maintaining insurance verifications
  • Maintaining town contracts
  • Maintaining the town's capital asset records


More Information

Financial Information

Business Services

Water and Sewer Services


Occupancy Tax

The 3 percent occupancy tax became effective July 1, 2012.


Interested in selling goods or services to the town? Contact the Finance Department.